After a year involving significant investment at her Glasgow business, McAllister Litho managing director Janette McAllister is planning for more devolved responsibility in 2017.
What’s at the top of your Christmas wish list this year?
Chanel No 5, my favourite perfume!
What do you think will represent the single biggest threat for printers in 2017 and why?
The uncertainty in the marketplace right now as a result of Brexit
What’s the one thing that the industry should do more of, or do better, in 2017?
Investment in training for apprentices, we need to do more to attract young people
What was your biggest disappointment in 2016?
Nothing, 2016 was a strong year for us
What was your highlight of 2016?
Installation of our two new B1 Komori presses
What are your hopes for 2017?
A few more holidays
What was the best piece of advice you have ever been given?
Never be afraid of making the tough decisions
What was the most important thing that you learnt in 2016?
I need to delegate a little more
What if anything will you do differently in 2017?
I will delegate more
What’s your favourite Christmas cracker joke?
What do you get if you cross Santa with a duck?
A Christmas quacker!
What was the best Christmas present you ever received?
A plastic tea set as a child, I played with it nonstop over the Christmas holiday
Are you making any New Year's resolutions? If so, what?
I will delegate more! (In fact next year I will get someone else to write this for me.)